‘Blood On The Crown’ tops nominations for first 2022 Malta Film Awards | News

that of Davide Ferrario Blood on the crown leads the nominations for the inaugural Malta Film Awards, the winners of which will be announced on January 29 in Valletta, Malta.

It has 15 nominations, including those for best director, best film, three for best actor and best screenplay.

The drama, previously titled Just noise, with Harvey Keitel and Malcolm McDowell. Based on a true story, it tells how the citizens of Malta fought for independence from Great Britain in 1919. It is produced by Jean-Pierre Magro, Pedja Miletic and Aaron Briffa.

that of Winston Azzopardi The boat has nine nominations, including Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Picture. The film is about an unnamed man, played by Joe Azzopardi, who goes fishing in his small boat. Everything is idyllic until the events take a nightmarish turn. Winston and Joe Azzopardi’s father-son duo co-wrote the screenplay.

The nominated television series are directed by L-Għarusa with 11, including for best television series.

2022 Malta Film Awards nominations

Best film

The boat, real. Winston Azzopardi
abbilni in Nirbaħ
Blood on the crown
real. Davide Ferrario
real. Dominique says
Qala House of Tears dir. Mark Doneo, Keith Albert Tedesco

Best director

Winston Azzopardi, The boat
Jonathan Farrugia, Pass Għal Auschwitz
Davide Ferrario, Blood on the crown
Justin Farrugia, Steven Dalli, Strada Stretta
Steven Dalli, Justin Farrugia, L-Għarusa

Best actor

Marc Doneo, Qala House of Tears
Malcolm McDowell, Blood on the crown
Godwin Scerri, Blood on the crown
Mario Micallef, L-Ispettur
Harvey Keitel, Blood on the crown

Best actress

Paula Mintoff, L-Għarusa
Marie Rose Mallia, Il-Mandraġġara
Claire Agius, Il-Madonna taċ-Ċoqqa
Marie Rose Mallia, Il-Madonna tac-ÄŠoqqa
Louise Donéo, Weeping House of Qala

Best scenario

Winston Azzopardi, Joe Azzopardi, The boat
Audrey Brincat Dalli, Strada Stretta
Alain Fenech, Scrooge
Jean-Pierre Magro, Blood on the crown
Audrey Brincat Dalli, L-Għarusa